Caving Clubs

The BCA recommends joining a Caving Club – they’re a fantastic way to enjoy our incredible sport in good company, and they can help you to develop your interests and skills.

BCA Member Clubs

Caving clubs across the UK benefit from their BCA membership, and they’re always looking for new members to get involved.

Clubs Map

Caving clubs are not always easy to put on a map. If a BCA member club has a club hut, a regular meeting point, or is based at an activity centre, we’ve put it on the map in green. We’ve also tried to locate some of our other clubs based on their address, name, or scout group affiliations, and we’ve put these on the map in yellow.

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This club has a regular meet here
This club has a caving hut here
This club is based around an activity centre here
This club is comprised mainly of members from this general area
This club lists an address here
This club is aimed at scouts groups from this region
Clubs Map Key

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Clubs List

  • A
    • Aberystwyth Caving Club
    • AditNow Mining History Society
    • Antares Caving Club
    • Avon Scouts Caving Team
    • Axbridge Caving Group
  • B
    • Birmingham Students Caving Club
    • Black Rose Caving Club
    • Borwick Hall Caving Club
    • Bracknell & District Caving Club
    • Bradford Pothole Club
    • Brighton Explorers Club
    • Bristol and District Caving Club
    • Bristol Exploration Club
    • Brynmawr Caving Club
    • Buckfastleigh Caving Group
    • Burnley Caving Club
    • Buttered Badger Potholing Club
  • C
    • Cadley Hill Caving Club
    • Cambridge Caving and Climbing Club
    • Cambridge University Caving Club
    • Carbis Bay Crew
    • Cardiff University Caving & Canyoning Club
    • Cave and Crag Club
    • Cerberus Spelaeological Society
    • Cheddar Caving Club
    • Chelsea Spelaeological Society
    • Chesterfield Caving Club
    • Cleveland Mining Heritage Society
    • CNCC Technical Group
    • Combined Services Caving Club
    • Condurrow Mine Group
    • Cornwall Mine Explorers Club
    • Craven Pothole Club
    • Crewe Climbing and Potholing Club
    • Croydon Caving Club
    • Cumbria Amentity Trust Mining History Society
    • Cwmbran Caving Club
  • D
    • Darkside Caving & Mining Club
    • Derby Underground Darkspace Exploration Society
    • Derbyshire Caving Club
    • Derbyshire Pennine Club
    • Derbyshire Scout Caving Team
    • Devon Spelaeological Society
    • Dudley Caving Club
    • Durand Group
    • Durham Cave and Mine Club
    • Durham University Speleological Association
  • E
    • Earby Mines Research Group
    • Earby Pothole Club
    • Education in the Environment Caving Club
    • Eldon Pothole Club
    • Elysium Underground Group
    • Exeter University Speleological Society
  • F
    • Frome Caving Group
  • G
    • Gagendor Caving Club
    • Gibraltar Museum Caving Unit
    • Glasgow University Potholing Association
    • Gloucester Speleological Society
    • Gloucestershire Bat Group Underground Section
    • Good Luck Mine Preservation Club
    • Gosport Speleological Club
    • Grampian Speleological Group
    • Great Orme Exploration Society
    • Greater London South Caving Club
    • Greenhow Local History Club
    • Greenlaws Mining Project
    • Gritstone Club
    • Grosvenor Caving Club
    • Gwent Caving Club
  • H
    • Hades Caving Club
    • Hainslack Caving Club
    • Hampshire Scout Caving Club
    • Hereford Caving Club
    • Horseshoe Bat Group
    • Hungarian Caving Club London
  • I
    • Imperial College Caving Club
  • J
    • Jackpot Caving Group
    • Joint Service Mountain Training Wing (Ripon) Caving Club
  • K
    • Karst Exploration and Conservation Project
    • Kendal Caving Club
    • Kent Underground Research Group
    • King Edwards School Caving Club
  • L
    • Lancashire Underground Group
    • Lancaster University Speleological Society
    • Laxey Mines Research Group
    • Leicestershire Scouts Caving Unit
    • Lincoln Scouts Caving Club
    • Lindley Educational Trust
    • Lost World Caving Club
  • M
    • Malvern Caving Club
    • Manchester University Speleology Club
    • Masson Caving Group
    • Mendip Caving Group
    • Mendip Nature Research Committee
    • Moles Caving Club
    • Montgomeryshire Bat Group
    • Morley Potholing Club
  • N
    • Nenthead Mines Conservation Society
    • Newbury and District Caving Club
    • Nidderdale Caving Club
    • North Wales Caving Club
    • North York Moors Caving Club
    • Northern Boggarts
    • Northern Pennine Club
  • O
    • Ogoffydd Jeaunesse
    • Orpheus Caving Club
    • Over and Under Caving Club
    • Oxford University Cave Club
  • P
    • Parys Underground Group
    • PDMHS UEG
    • Pegasus Caving Club
    • Phoenix Caving Club
    • Plymouth Caving Group
    • Plymouth University Adventure & Expo Caving
  • R
    • Red Rose Cave & Pothole Club
    • Rivendell Caving Club
    • Rosevale Historical Mining Society
    • Royal Forest of Dean Caving Club
    • Rubber Duck Caving Club
  • S
    • Shark Speleological Society
    • Sheffield University Speleologocal Society
    • Shepton Mallet Caving Club
    • Shropshire Caving and Mining Club
    • Shropshire Mines Trust Ltd
    • Shropshire Scouts Caving Team
    • Silence Heritage Site
    • Slough Mountaineering Group
    • South East Subterranean Club
    • South Ribble Caving Club
    • South Wales Caving Club
    • Southampton University Caving Club
    • Southsea Spelaeological Society
    • Speleo Rhal Caving Club
    • Speleo Vercors
    • Spelological Union of Ireland
    • St Cuthberts Minery Reserve
    • St Just Mines Research Group
    • Stroud Rambling Club
    • Swaledale Outdoor Club
    • Swansea Speleo Society
    • Swiss Re Trogs
  • T
    • Technical Speleological Group
    • Th’Owd Skool Caving Club
    • Tower Wood Caving Club
    • Trident Caving Group
  • U
    • UK Mine Exploration
    • UK Mine/Cave Diving & Exploration
    • Underground Overground Club
    • United Cavers Exploration Team
    • University of Bristol Spel√¶ological Society
    • University of Kent Caving Club
    • University of Leeds Speleologocal Association
    • University of Newcastle Caving Club
    • University of Nottingham Caving Club
    • UWFRA Outdoors Club
  • V
    • Vibram Mountaineering Club
  • W
    • Wealden Cave & Mine Society
    • Welsh Mines Society
    • Wessex Cave Club
    • West Lancashire Scouts Caving Team
    • West Sussex Caving Club
    • Westminster Speleological Group
    • White Rose Pothole Club
    • Wimps and Y-Anchors Caving Club
    • Windermere Caving Club
    • Wirksworth Mines Research Group
  • Y
    • Yoredale Mine and Cave Group
    • York Caving Club
    • York University Caving and Potholing Club
    • Yorkshire Ramblers’ Club
    • Yorkshire Subterranean Society